4 March 2014

Trial e-Resource - Latin American Newspapers, Series 1 and 2, 1805-1922

We also have free trial access to Latin American Newspapers: Series 1 & 2, 1805-1922, until 24 March 2014. 

Latin American Newspapers offers unprecedented coverage of the people, issues and events that shaped this region during the 19th and early 20th centuries. 

It provides:
  • access to more than 280 newspapers, published between 1805 and 1922
  • newspapers from more than 20 countries in the region, including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela
  • a wide range of viewpoints from diverse Latin American cultures
Together, both parts of this unique collection chronicle the evolution of Latin America culture and daily life over two centuries, through eyewitness reporting, editorials, legislative information, letters, poetry, advertisements, obituaries, etc.   

Latin American Newspapers Series 1, 1805-1922 (more information) 
Latin America Newspapers Series 2, 1822-1922 (more information) 

Access here (on-campus access only)

These publications are invaluable records of daily life in Latin America as well important documents tracing the nations’ struggle following independence from Spain along with their many debates and conflicts with the US and European powers throughout the nineteenth century and early twentieth.
David D. Oberhelman, Professor, Oklahoma State University

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